Arnold "Arnie" Perkins

Arnold "Arnie" Perkins of Dimondale Passed away on Saturday, November 30. He was born in Lansing on August 15, 1933 to Ivan and Rhea Perkins. He was a retired construction superintendent from Midwest Bridge Co and a graduate of Eastern High School where he lettered in swimming. He was also a veteran of the U. S. Air Force. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers Otis, Cloyce and Arvid. He is survived by his wife Margaret, daughter Sharon (Jim Goodheart), sons Arnie, Kenny (Robin), Bruce (Krista), Charles (Nancy), grandchildren Emily, Jacob, Kelly, Abby, Andrew, Rachel and Samantha as well as sisters Virgie, Bernadine, Marlowe and Lorna. Arnie enjoyed watching his bluebirds, gardening and following the MSU Spartans. A private memorial service will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sparrow Home Hospice,1210 W. Saginaw, Lansing, MI 48912 in memory of Arnie. We love you Dad. The family is being served by Palmer, Bush & Jensen Family Funeral Homes, Lansing Chapel and Savino-Weissman Funeral Home in Coral Springs, FL.Condolences can be made at

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Palmer Bush& Jensen Family Funeral Homes Lansing Chapel - Lansing
520 E. Mt. Hope Ave.  Lansing, MI 48910

Published in Lansing State Journal on Dec. 4, 2013